THE JOURNALS OF SUSANNA MOODIE
Edition: Later printing in stiff illustrated wrappers.
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1970. Series of connected poems which together form a narrative about the experiences of an Englishwoman who emigrated to Canada in 1832, where she settled in the bush on a farm with her husband. The cover is a design by Atwood, (as are the collages in the book) but spoiled, according to her, by the publisher adding red to it, without her knowlege or consent. 64 pp. ISBN: 0-195401697.
Condition: Near fine - ghost of a sticker on the front cover, some yellowing to white background.